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8 Results for SPECIMEN

3 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

Friday, October 10, 20084DLab subjectKyle Mahowald
Sunday, January 5, 199712DDisplay item (2)W. R. Williams
Sunday, April 17, 19948DDisplay item (2)R.M. Hopkins

1 result for SPECIMEN from Variety puzzles.

August 8, 2010panda6DExample of M & N piecesMel Taub

4 results for SPECIMEN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, February 28, 198727ATypical item; sampleWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, August 15, 195747AAn individual: Colloq.Martha BrownleeFarrar
Friday, November 9, 195638DSample.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, March 20, 1955127ATypical part.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar